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How to load files according to Created Date in Windows command prompt

In SQL Server using xp_cmdshell, I was able to load files according to Modified date using a command for e.g., z: & forfiles /m *.jpg /s /d 07/16/2015 /c “cmd /c echo @fdate @ftime @path” But I ...
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SQL Installation hanging on windows 10

I've tried installed every version of SQL Express I can get my hands on (And I've got the MSDN SQL 2016 CTP 2). Everythings hangs, and always at this point. I've a feeling its a .net related issue ...
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Sharing a database over the local network

We have some plate nesting software at work which I use daily. Recently, I thought I'd try to get the shared database up and working so the boys in the workshop could use the software on another PC ...
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Unable to connect to SQL Server

Can’t connect to server using windows and SA logins as well, I tried with multiple logins still won’t work getting this error. Login failed for user Reason: Token-based server access validation ...
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Rebooting Old Server

I have a question that may be really easy to answer. Our company got a new server a while ago. This server acts as our DNS, SQL, Web, NAS, and Active Directory. We are moving to a new office and I ...
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Ignores my new column-store index [closed]

I am using SQL Server 2014 I had an existing table with lots of indexes. I added a non clustered column-store index as a test. When I run test queries it ignores my new column-store index. I don’t ...
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How can I detect the changes in my SQL Server database

I want to know the exact changes in my SQL Server database? Can I see the complete changes in a SQL Database
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SQL Server not working after upgrading windows 10 from windows 8.1

My Sql server 2012 has stopped working and now its not letting me login. Here is the error: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByGXmosQgHUqdGw4alFSb3otVkk/view?usp=sharing TITLE: Connect to Server ...
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How to unlimit the number of simultaneous connections on windows?

How can I make microsoft windows to accept more then 20 connections, I have a microsoft sql server express that seems to be dropping connections after 20 connections. Any sugestions? Windows 2008 ...
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See SQL Server Reporting Services without logging in?

I have installed SQL Server 2015 with SSRS and I have some reports I need to run, but in order to access http://reportsserver/Reports I need to start Internet Explorer in administrator mode. This is ...
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Making a pivot table month filter

I'm trying to compile some reports through an Excel pivot table connected to a MS SQL database. Now the data I'm working with consists of a bunch of dates formated as dd/mm/yy. I want to make a filter ...
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When will SSDT-BI be available for Visual Studio 2015

From Microsoft's download page, SSDT-BI (SQL Server Data Tools Business Intelligence) for Visual Studio 2013 is available but not for 2015. When will Microsoft release SSDT-BI for VS 2015? ...
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RDP, IIS, SQL Server no longer working

Remote desktop, as well as SQL Server 2008 R2, as well as IIS 7.5 have all mysteriously stopped allowing connections via my local network. Originally, I thought that this could be the result of a root ...
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How to port forward through two routers in a network

I am trying to connect my SQL server through public network. So, I am having lots of problem in understanding it. One router is AirOS's(Outside my house) another is Iball's Baton(Inside my house). ...
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Compatibility between Windows 7 and Windows 10. [closed]

I receive the free update from Microsoft for Windows 10. At the moment I'm using Windows 7 Ultimate. I have several question, for which I can't find anything in google or at least my search words was ...
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Error When Logging In

I am able to log in with Windows Authentication, but my user account does not have any permissions to perform the operation (e.g. Exec, grand, alter, create…etc). Even though I am not able to create ...
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New install of MySQL Community Server won't work

I'm running OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite and just installed MySQL Community Server. In my preferences pane, it says that it is running but when I connect through MySQL workbench it says "Status: Stopped". I ...
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Unable to open SSMS from run window

I'm having an issues that bugs me and can't seem to be able to solve it. I have SQL Server 2005 and 2012. For the 2005 instance this is my path (for both 2005 and 2012 the path that leads straight to ...
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How do you create a sql 2014 cluster disk for a cluster across multiple hyper-v machines

I have an SQL 2014 cluster spread across multiple physical machines running Windows Server 2012 and Hyper-V. I'm attempting to install Skype for Business 2015. However the install script appears to ...
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Images Stuck on Server

I've run into a strange problem with images being "stuck" on the server. The problem began when I uploaded an updated picture via FTP (I use Cyberduck for Mac) to override the picture. This didn't ...
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Error Installing Windows SQL Server on Windows Server 2012 R2

I have been completely unable to install Windows SQL Server Express on Windows Server 2012 R2. Every time, I get: TITLE: Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Setup The following error has occurred: Wait ...
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Crystal Reports Dynamic Parameter

Help someone. I have a Crystal Report (CR) that prompts for an acct number. The main report data source uses a sql view to take the acct number input and look up the information it needs to print ...
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Presenting relationship of rows in SQL Server

I have two tables named FORM and FORMACTION. The rows in FORM represent screens in a CRM system and FORMACTION represents which FORMs lead to which. e.g. FORM ID,NAME,LNAME 1,"CustomerD","Enter ...
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What SQL Server feature do I need to check to get SqlPackage.exe installed?

What SQL Server feature do I need to check to get SqlPackage.exe installed? Checking the one called "SQL Server Data Tools" (feature name BIDS) created the DAC directory and puts a few text files in ...
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Is there a database that speaks pure SQL?

My understanding is that SQL is the standardized basic framework for quite a variety of different SQL flavors like MS SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ... But all of these different flavors introduce a ...
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performance issues with virtual Win 7 box running unattended WCF/MQ application

We have a virtual Windows 7 box running an (unattended) app (written in c#, using WCF 2) that connects to the iSeries Websphere MQ, retrieves messages then sends them to an external service provider ...
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Can't install SQL server 2008 or SQL Server 2014

When I try to run the SQL SERVER 2008 setup, it shows the following error and exits: SQL Server Setup has encountered the following error: Unable to cast object of type ...
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Connecting to SQL Server on AWS RDS

I have an SQL Server running on an AWS RDS Instance. I can connect fine using SQL SMgr on my local machine but I get an error message from an application I run on my local machine which needs to ...
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How to put Windows Server into something like “Standby mode” so I can safely pull the plug off of it?

I have an interesting problem - we are going to test our UPS backup system by pulling the plug in our server room for a short time. Ideally the UPS will kick in and nothing interesting will happen, ...
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Why is sql server native client version “not marked” in odbc data source administrator?

Normally there's a version number in there:
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Search views in multiple MS SQL databases for use of Order BY and record which view uses it

In the process of migrating over some old databases to new servers, we know that some views in some databases might be using an ORDER BY, but we're unsure which / where. We'd like to record which ...
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Why can't I connect to my local SQL Server Express (2014)?

After I installed Microsoft SQL Server Express (2014) on my local computer (for testing while building a web interface which uses databases), I could connect just fine, but for some random reason, now ...
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Installation error while Installing SQL Server 2014 Standard Edition

I have tried to install Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard Edition and it is giving the error: TITLE: SQL Server Setup failure. SQL Server Setup has encountered the following error: ...
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Getting error (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80029C4A (TYPE_E_CANTLOADLIBRARY) when migrating from MS Access 2013 to SQL Server 2014

OK.... I've checked and rechecked Google, StackFault, Experts-Exchange, etc... for a resolution on this error and they all say to register the DAO360.DLL and add its path to the environment settings. ...
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Is SQL Express pre-installed in Windows?

In Windows 7, 8 and 10, is there any SQL Server Express Engine included already in the freshly installed OS? If yes, which version of SQL Express comes with each OS ? I'd like to create and ...
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Error installing SQL Server

Yesterday I installed SQL Server 2014 onto a Win2012 server that has already SQL Express 2014 installed. I uninstalled/reinstalled it three times, but to no avail: The server wouldn't start after ...
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localdb gives random pipe connection string everytime starts up

I am using Entity Framework 6.1 and Visual Studio 2013. By default, EF produces "MSSqlLocaldb" as data source in app.config. In development, from time to time I have to run SQL query on the entity ...
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Accessing a local SQL server 2014 from within a VM running vista using VS2005 fails

My laptop is running Win 7 (x64) and is part of a domain. I've installed SQL Server 2014 Dev and VS2012 on it as I want to use the laptop for development. Since some of my development has to be done ...
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Dynamic field names in Excel queries

As explained here, Excel queries accept dynamic values (e.g. "where name = ?" and "?" can be linked to a cell of your choice). Alas, Excel queries don't seem to accept dynamic field names (e.g. the ...
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How do I force an application to recognise two names for a disk drive?

I have an extensive image database (3.25GB metadata, 90K images) held in a legacy product (idImager V5). This in turn utilises SQL Server 2005 as the underlying DBMS. Over time, I have been adding ...
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Do I need SQL Server paths in my PATH environment variable for it to work?

SQL Server adds things to my PATH environment variable, and over time that bloat makes me hit the 2048-char limit in Windows 7. Do I really need them there for SQL Server to run? This is on a ...
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Windows 8.1 VPN connection to customer's network blocks access to local domain's shares, SQL Server [duplicate]

With Windows 7, I could access my company's Windows Server file shares and SQL Servers (with Windows authentication) from that same LAN while connected to my customer's VPN. With Windows 8.1, I lose ...
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How can I catch in logs SQL server failover switched to other node

Hi I want to be notified if SQL Server makes a failover and switches active nodes either if someone switched it or there is a real problem. Our monitoring tool can read windows event logs but I don't ...
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Unable to connect SQL Server 2014 (time out)

I have followed this method (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VOUDdUJ5BLY) to set up my SQL Server on my computer A. My Computer B is able to connect to the SQL Server with my public IP within the same ...
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How do I host the PostgreSQL server locally? It won't let me run as SuperUser, and it won't let me log out of SuperUser

I've spent all day working on a Database project to try and teach myself how to use SQL and PHP. When I finally went to go and try to host it, the command prompt kept closing really quickly. I took a ...
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SSMS file tree does not match file tree on drive

I'm trying to add a database to my SQL server using a .mdf file, but the filetree displayed by SSMS does not reflect the filetree on my C drive, so I cannot locate my .mdf file when I try to add the ...
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Password issue for Access db in SAP BI

It is little bit complicated system so let me do it in points: We have SQL server 2005 database that is accessed by multiple programs. We have Access 2013 database that works as front end for ...
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Import image from MS SQL Database into Excel

I have a MS SQL Database where images are stored as byte[]. Is it possible to import these byte[] into Excel and convert them back into images? I already have a connection to the database in my Excel ...
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Excel: How to connect to a sqlserver localDB

I have created a LocalDB that I can work with in MS sqlserver management studio 2014, linqpad, and visual studio 2013. Here is the part of the "connection property" dialog in SSMS which shows the ...
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Why I can't see the users that I have created

I have created 4 users on Active Directory Users and Computer: But I can't see the users on my computer management under "local users and groups" nor on my sql server! So, why I does not have "local ...